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The “Move Grandma Now” Checklist

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on July 13, 2021 at 1:30 PM
Without a comprehensive plan, families often scramble to identify and qualify the various resources needed to manage a move for senior loved ones. They must locate and hire trusted realtors, movers, downsizing experts, estate sale professionals, consignment shops, packing material suppliers, junk haulers or dumpster companies, housekeepers, repairmen, home stagers, financial advisors, attorneys, caregivers, pet sitters, and more! See tips gathered from experts to create a plan that can help you manage a move for an older adult.

Move Simply with Caring Transitions of Greater Worcester

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on June 29, 2021 at 2:46 PM

As the nation’s most trusted resource for more than a decade, Caring Transitions takes the stress out of moving. Whether you plan to relocate today or tomorrow, our “Move Simply” program supports you with downsizing, decluttering, packing, unpacking and move-in assistance, PLUS advice on  home sale, estate sale and more!

Don't Throw That Out! 5 Common Items Worth More Than You Think

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on June 25, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Are there priceless items in your cupboards and closets? The answer could be yes! From priceless paintings to retro comics, you could have more money in your home than you think. If you are ready to sort the gems from the junk in your home, here are a few commonly uncommon items worth a second look before they’re tossed in the trash.

Curating the Ultimate Upcycled Man Cave

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on June 21, 2021 at 3:30 PM
June is Men’s Health month, and what better way to keep your sanity than enjoying your Man Cave? One of the most popular places men create is the man cave. A man cave can be an office, a den, a garage or any other space from a stylish basement bar or lounge to a gamer's paradise. According to thenest.com, "the average cost of a man cave is somewhere in the $5,000 to $10,000 range." Research has shown there may be a scientific link to mental we...

The Complete Solution: Turnkey Cleanout / Home Selling Package

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on June 17, 2021 at 11:26 AM
Downsizing or settling an estate can be a challenge. Caring Transitions of Greater Worcester is here to help as your total solution from start to finish. We are proud to offer a complete package that bundles all of our services, giving you and your family peace of mind and an unmatched discounted rate. Who We AreCaring Transitions of Greater Worcester provides comprehensive relocation services for those who are downsizing, relocating, or set...

The Best Items to Upcycle for Your Summer Garden

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on June 14, 2021 at 1:00 PM
Summer is the perfect season for upcycled projects that enhance a beautiful outdoor space. Your patio, porch, garden, and yard are an extension of your living space that can be as cozy as your living room and bedroom with the right pieces. With the official start of the summer season only days away, this is the perfect time to make sure your outdoor space is ready for enjoyment. We are sharing a few inspired ideas for the best items to upcycle fo...

Home Design Tips for Limited Mobility

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on May 22, 2021 at 9:00 AM
It’s no secret that as we age, our physical needs change. To avoid accidents, like falls, older adults and their caretakers must consider what sort of modifications will be useful, especially if their mobility becomes limited. To make this process more manageable, we’ll highlight three areas of your home that may require upgrades, and design tips you can implement to make the areas more functional. Living room The living room is the heart...

6 Tips For Managing A Move

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on May 20, 2021 at 3:30 PM
Making a decision to take charge of health, safety or social needs by moving can be a challenging decision. Whether making the decision for yourself, a growing family, or determining the right choice for a senior loved one, managing a move can present challenges without a clear timeline towards moving day. Use the six tips in this article to make your next move more manageable. 1. Prepare in advance Whether choosing to move now or later...

When Is the Right Time to Downsize Your Home? 8 Signs It’s Now

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on May 10, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Guest Article by Julia Weaver As we grow older, our needs and capabilities change, and not all homes are designed to support this change along with us. It’s common to upsize your home when your household is growing – whether to accommodate children, pets, or simply because you need an extra room for a home office. But what once was the perfect home, may now be too hard to manage and maintain in your golden years. There are countless benefi...

Joe Donates Mother's Day Basket to Brookdale Senior Living

 Posted by Joseph Abbascia on May 8, 2021 at 12:15 PM
 ~  Mother's Day with Caring Transitions of Greater Worcester  ~ Our owner Joe Abbascia was delighted to do a raffle at a lunch at Brookdale Eddy Pond Senior Living and donated a beautiful Mother's Day basket to a lucky winner! ~  Watch the presentation HERE!  ~  From our Caring Transitions of Greater Worcester family to yours, we hope everyone has a wonderful Mother's Day. ~  For more inform...
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